Category Archives: Retro TV

thirtysomething TV Series debuts on ABC-TV

thirtysomething TV Series debuts on ABC-TV on September 29, 1987 Thirtysomething is an American television drama about a group of baby boomers in their late thirties. It was created by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick for MGM/UA Television Group (through United Artists Television) and The Bedford Falls Company, and aired on ABC. It premiered in…

Get Smart (TV Series 1965–1970) – IMDb

Movie: Get Smart (TV Series 1965–1970) – IMDb “Maxwell Smart is a bumbling secret agent, assigned by his "Chief" to foil KAOS' latest plans for taking over the world. Invariably, Smart's bumbling detective style lands him in hot water. Lucky for him, his faithful assistant "99" is there to bail him out. Written by Murray…

Batman 1966 TV Series

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Batman is a 1960s American television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name, which starred Adam West and Burt Ward as Batman and Robin, two crime-fighting heroes who defended “Gotham City”. It aired on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) network for two and a half seasons from January 12, 1966…

The Partridge Family Feature with Photos & Video

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Situation ComedyFIRST TELECAST: September 25, 1970THEME: “Come On, Get Happy,” by Wes Farrell and Danny Janssen. Oscar-winner Shirley Jones and her stepson David Cassidy starred in this comedy about a family that hit the big time in the music business. Shirley Partridge was just another widowed suburban mother with a houseful of rambunctious kids, until…

Prime Time Network TV Schedules From 1970 to 1979

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The good old days of TV. I know all you retro lovers like me remember them all so well – Mary Tyler Moore, Rhoda, Mary Hartman, Rockford Files, Baretta, Columbo, Six Million Dollar Man, Bionic Woman, Wonder Woman, The Incredible Hulk, Kojak, The Partridge Family, The Rookies, The White Shadow, M*A*S*H, Charlies Angels, All In…

The Monkees Feature with Vintage Photos & Videos

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The Monkees, even today, still go down as the most successful TV rock show idea ever. That was how they came about, as an idea for a TV show molded after the Beatles movie, A Hard Days’ Night. A TV show about four poor hippie band members, with lots of slapstick comedy, and of course,…